Board of Directors

Mrs. K Lakshmi Raju

The Chairperson Mrs. K. Lakshmi Raju, holds a Degree in Business Administration, has rich experience spread over Agrochemicals and other Agri inputs. She is the Promoter of the Company.

Mr. V Vijay Shankar

Mr. V. Vijay Shankar is a Chartered Accountant with over 35 years of experience spread over Fertilizers, Agri and Automobile Sectors.  He was associated with Nagarjuna Group, Mahindra & Mahindra and  Zuari Chambal before  he took over as Managing Director of  Nagarjuna Agrichem Limited in May, 2011.

Mr. N Vijayaraghavan

Mr. N. Vijayaraghavan did his  Engineering from IIT Madras (Chennai) and PGDBM from IIM Ahmedabad.  He has around 40 years of experience in L&T, ITW Signode, NFCL and Sterlite Industries.  His strengths are Marketing and General Management.

Mr. D. Ranga Raju

Mr. D. Ranga Raju is an independent Director and has been a Member of the Board since 1993.  He has over 42 years of rich experience in Agrochemicals.  He is also on the Boards of many other listed Companies.

Mr. Sudhakar Kudva

Mr.  Sudhakar Kudva, a Chartered Accountant, brings with him around 40 years of work experience in India and abroad in a wide range of industries including the Lakshmi Mittal Group.   His areas of expertise are Finance, Treasury and General Management.

Mr. K Raghuraman

Mr. K. Raghuraman, a Chartered Accountant, is an independent Director and has been on the Board since 2009.  He is a former Executive Director of Punjab National Bank and had around  40 years of banking experience.  He is also on the Boards of various Financial Institutions/Banks and other Corporate Bodies.

Mr. Raghavender Mateti

Mr. Raghavender Mateti is an independent Director and has been on the Board since February 2014. He is a product of IIT Kharagpur and IIM Ahmedabad.  He has around four decades of experience in many leading Companies including Multinationals in the Agrochemical Industry .  He retired as Director – Marketing of Gharda Chemcals. He is actively associated with an Industry association of Crop Protection Companies.

Mr. RS Nanda

Mr.R.S.Nanda, is an Engineer, and has more than four decades of rich experience both in Government and Private Corporate Sector and was member of the Board in Companies such as Murugappa Group, Cyanamid India and NFCL. He retired as President and Managing Director of Coromandel Fertilisers Limited (a Murugappa Group Company).  He was also Chairman of the Confederation of Indian Industry, Andhra Pradesh State Council and the Fertilizer Association of India, Southern Region. 

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